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Founder's Week

A 400 Archive page published in 2019

21-29 June 2019

Watch Founder’s Week on film, including Service Day, Gloriana and St Paul’s Cathedral, Activities Day, Sports Day at Crystal Palace, Supersized House Singing, the 400th Service of Commemoration, and the Founder’s Day Evening Concert.

Service Day
Service Day: Friday 21 June

Almost 1,400 College pupils and 200 staff spent the day off-timetable to engage in community-focused projects and charity-fundraising events.


The Gloriana
Gloriana and St Paul's Cathedral: Monday 24 June

An inspiring day of pageantry, words and music with The Queen’s Rowbarge Gloriana and a Service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s Cathedral.


It's a Knockout
Activities Day: Tuesday 25 June

The College community engaged in a day of free learning activities with the aim of providing pupils with enjoyable, unforgettable experiences.


Sports Day at Crystal Palace
Sports Day at Crystal Palace: Wednesday 26 June

A day that celebrated two important parts of College life - both Sport and the Day House system – at an iconic venue.


House Singing
House Singing: Thursday 27 June

Staff and pupils from Years 3 to 13 competed in a day-long supersized House Music competition at the College, with the finale held on the Front Lawns.


OA Reunion
OA Reunion: Thursday 27 June

A truly memorable evening with the largest-ever gathering of Old Alleynians visiting the College to celebrate its 400th anniversary.


400th Service of Commemoration
400th Service of Commemoration: Friday 28 June

The three Foundation Schools came together at Christ’s Chapel of God’s Gift in Dulwich Village for our annual Service of Commemoration.


400 Park Run
400 Park Run: Saturday 29 June

Over 100 pupils, siblings, parents, staff and OAs met in Dulwich Park for a 400 anniversary get-together of the weekly 5k parkrun.


Founder’s Day Evening Concert
Founder’s Day Evening Concert: Saturday 29 June

A fitting end to Founder’s Week with the Dulwich community enjoying an evening of music, performance and spectacular fireworks.


St Paul's Cathedral
Founder’s Week: 21-29 June

The complete film guide to the daily events taking place during Founder’s Week.

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